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Title Blackfish [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures ; CNN Films ; Our Turn Productions presents a film by Gabriela Cowperthwaite ; produced by Manny O Productions ; directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite ; produced by Manuel V. Oteyza ; written by Gabriela Cowperthwaite, Eli Despres.
System details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
Note English, with optional Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitle for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Credits Directors of photography, Jonathan Ingalls, Chris Towey ; music, Jeff Beal ; editor, Eli Despres.
Note Originally produced in 2013.
Audience Rated PG-13.
Summary A discussion on the keeping of intelligent creatures in captivity. Employs the story of Tilikum, the notorious performing whale who, unlike orcas in the wild, has taken the lives of several people while in captivity.
Note Special features: note from the director; Kanduke; Death by mosquito in marine parks; Orca teeth show the stress of orcas in captivity; Recollections of a former SeaWorld trainer; The truth about wild whales; Alternatives to captivity; director and producer commentary.


Location Call # Status
 May DVD  DVD 599.536 BLACKFISH  DUE 05-31-18
 Smoky Hill DVD  DVD 599.536 BLACKFISH  ON SHELF
Publisher [Los Angeles] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2013]
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DESCRIPT two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical number of sound channels Dolby rda
video file DVD video resolution region rda
Subject Killer whale.
Captive marine mammals.
Animal films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Spanish language materials.
Alt Author Cowperthwaite, Gabriela, film director, screenwriter.
Oteyza, Manuel V., film producer.
Despres, Eli, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Ingalls, Jonathan, director of photography.
Towey, Chris, director of photography.
Beal, Jeff, 1963- composer (expression)
Magnolia Pictures (Firm), production company.
CNN Films (Firm), production company.
Our Turn Productions (Firm), production company.
Manny O Productions (Firm), production company.
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
ISBN 876964006170
Music # 10617 Magnolia Home Entertainment